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The Carolingian Empire

By: Heinrich Fichtenau Translated Peter Munz

Price: $21.00

Publisher: Canada, Medieval Academy: 1995

Edition: 5th or later Edition

Seller ID: 005297

ISBN: 0802063675

Condition: Fine


Canada: Medieval Academy, 1995. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. 5th or later Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine Clean Trade Paperback NOT a library copy. Translations of Frankish Primary Sources. Critical History of early Mediaeval Europe and Charlemagne's rise to power!The Military tactics, the rich and the poor. Vikings and Muslims invaders. Irish and Jewish scholars. Clean great shape.. View more info

Irish Folk History Texts from the North

By: Henry Glassie

Price: $16.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Univ.of Pennsylvania: 1982

Edition: 1st.U.S.Edition

Seller ID: 007249

Condition: Fine


U.S.A.: Univ.of Pennsylvania, 1982. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. 1st.U.S.Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Trade Paperback First U.S. Edition Excellent Fine Contribution to Celtic and Irish folklore studies and collecting of folktales, and living storytelling. b/w Drawings. Clean free of writing, clean. NOT a library book. Stone Celtic Head on cover. First Edition. View more info

Irish Folk History Texts From the North Hardcover

By: Henry Glassie

Price: $25.00

Publisher: U.S.A, University of Pennsylvania Press: 1982

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 010479

ISBN: 0812278259

Condition: Fine


U.S.A: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1982. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Hardcover with Near Fine Dust Jacket. First American Edition. Clean free of marks or writing Dust Jacket not clipped one tiny closed tear. Collectible Oral Irish folklore from the north. Very real. Songs, folktales, Saint's tales, Molly Maguires, Sinn Fein. Handsome First Edition NOT a library copy. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Passing The Time Hardcover

By: Henry Glassie

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Dublin, O.Brien: 1982

Edition: First Irish Edition

Seller ID: 009106

Condition: Fine


Dublin: O.Brien, 1982. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First Irish Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Hardcover First Irish Edition. Clean NOT a library book. Tight binding No writing in text. The author Henry Glassie is one of the true greats of modern folklore collecting. This work is a huge collection of Irish Folk and Fairy lore along with folk memories of the Potato famine, agricultural round, Irish folk and Ceili music. Photos B/W Illustrations, notes. Great shape, no jacket, clean. Like new. We wrap for 35 years first in brown paper to protect the cover!. First Edition. View more info

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All Silver and No Brass: an Irish Christmas Mumming

By: Henry Glassie

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Bloomington, Indiana University Press: 1975

Seller ID: 014924

ISBN: 0253304709

Condition: Very Good+


Very Good+ First Edition Hardcover with Mylar Protected Not Clipped Near Very Good Dust jacket.192pp.b/w illusU. S. A.: Indiana University Press,1975. First American Edition. 8vo . A study of this part Harvest, part Pagan, part Christian, and part 'Troubles' festival. This folklore study is one of the modern greats of Irish folklore. Very good shape. A few dust jacket discolorations and bright in it's mylar jacket. Handsome Painting on cover.No chips, NOT price clipped and NOT a library book, pages clean.Great price for this cloth first edition with dust jacket. 40 years selling Celtic books w... View more info

Arthur And The Grail Hardcover

By: Hubert Lampo & Pieter Paul Kostler Colin Wilson Introduction

Price: $39.00

Publisher: England, Sidgwick & Jackson: 1988

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 011651

Condition: Very Good


England: Sidgwick & Jackson, 1988. Book. Very Good. Cloth. First English Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Large Collectible Hardcover with Mylar Protected Dust Jacket. Tour around the Arthurian physical and Spiritual landscape. Very worthwhile introduction to the medieval Arthurian literature. Photos accompany this worthwhile discussion of Grail themes. large oblong shaped volume. Color photos. Very good shape, clean pages, NOT price clipped and NOT a library book. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Art Of The Celts Origins History Culture Hardcover

By: Iain Zaczck

Price: $21.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Parkgate: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016105

Condition: Fine


Great Britain: Parkgate, 1997. Book. Illus. by Color and B/W. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. Fine Large Hardcover With Fine Unclipped Dust Jacket NOT a library copy. Clean pages free of marks. Great full page photos of the "Turoe Stone" and other Pagan artifacts but the inclusion of large full quarto page from Celtic illuminated manuscripts you seldom see is a real plus i.e. the Welsh "Psalter of Ricemarch" and Portrait of St.John MacDurnan Gospels ans St.Matthew,"Echternach Gospels" Plus the familiar Book of Kells Plus an array of Celtic Iron age weapons.Much more When... View more info

Stone In St Canice's Cathedral Ireland: An Annamult Chap Book Small Press Hand Set Letter Press with Twelve Silk Screen Rubblings First Ltd Edition 1000 COPIES

By: Incised Stones & Panels In Black Relief

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Ireland, Annamult Lithographs: 1978

Edition: First Limited Edition

Seller ID: 720

Condition: Very Good


Ireland: Annamult Lithographs, 1978. Book. Very Good. Paperback. First Limited Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good+ Clean Collectible Small Press Hand Set letter Press Chap Book NOT a library book. Paperback binding Incised stones & panels in relief silk-screened from 12 B/W medieval rubbings. Made to open to make 12 frameable prints. Limited Stated First Edition1000 copies. First Irish Edition. letterpress text. Each page a different medieval stone. Except for a little cover soiling Very Good limited Edition is Very Good clean and bright .. Dust jacket present. First Editi... View more info

Celt, Druid and Culdee Hardcover

By: Isabel Hill Elder

Price: $55.00

Publisher: England, Covenant: 1962

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 005026

Condition: Fine


England: Covenant, 1962. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First English Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Fine Hardcover Near Fine Mylar Protected Dust Jacket. Excellent Clean condition both hardcover and dust jacket. First Edition Christian Gnostic/Druid study of Druidism and it's hidden relation to the Celtic Church. Price clipped Jacket Clean NOT a library copy.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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Irish Texts Fasciculus III Original 1931 Edition

By: J. Fraser P. Grosjean J.G.O' Keefe

Price: $38.00

Publisher: England, Sheed & Ward: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015041

Condition: Very Good+


England: Sheed & Ward, 1931. Book. Very Good+. Paperback. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Original First 1931 Irish Brown Card Stock binding.Near Fine Clean, tight bindings. Clean pages, tiny chip on edge of rear cover. NOT a library copy Twenty Irish Gaelic texts. The subject of this collection is the early Celtic Church and the Irish Saints..Among them are "Betha Molaga""Cormac Mac Cuilennain And the Jesters""Five Noblest Saints of Ireland" In Irish and Latin. Irish Gaelic text. Celtic Studies Since 1977 with passionate customer service. First ... View more info

Irish Texts Fasciculus I The First Judgment of Amairgen and Vita Brigitae Complete Original 1931 Edition

By: J.Fraser P.Grosjean and J.G.O' Keefe Edited

Price: $39.00

Publisher: London, Sheed & Ward: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015038

Condition: Good+


London: Sheed & Ward, 1931. Book. Good+. Trade Paperback. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Original 1931 First Edition Brown Card Trade Paperback NOT a library book.No writing in text. Sixteen Medieval Irish Texts "Vita Brigitae' The Celtic Goddess turned Saint her powers given in Irish.C.Plummer 'Two Medical Fragments' W.Wulff 'Dal Caladburg' J.G.O'Keeffe "Amairgen Son of Ecet Salach''The First Judgment of Amairgen' R.M.Smith 'Flann Mac Lonain in Repentant Mood J.G.O'Keeffe 'Teine Ar Na Fadagh Fearg' L.MacKenna more. Except for a half inch chip at bottom of front co... View more info

The Early Christian Church Hardcover

By: J.G.Davies

Price: $27.60

Publisher: U. S. A., Holt Rhinehart Winston: 1965

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 013739

Condition: Near Very Good


U. S. A.: Holt Rhinehart Winston, 1965. Book. Near Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Hardcover and Dust jacket Overview of the crucial period after Jesus and the Jewish Christians, Paul. Illus Hardcover. Except for a some pencil underlines in the beginning this history is good solid shape as is the dust jacket. One of the very few books to cover this period leading up to the Celtic church.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Saints Of The Province Of North Wales

By: J.H. Williams

Price: $23.00

Publisher: Wales, North Wales Association for Masonic Studies: 1974

Edition: First Editon

Seller ID: 010615

Condition: Fine


Wales: North Wales Association for Masonic Studies, 1974. Book. Fine. Card Covers. First Editon. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Original Blue Card Stock Covers. Near Fine. First Edition. Monograph. Concise study of the Welsh Saints in North Wales in the Fifth and Sixth Century. Contains some lesser known Celtic Saints and particularly the Saints of North Wales or Vendotia and their work. Great condition, clean pages, no markings.. First Edition. View more info

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Lapidarium Walliae: The Early Inscribed And Sculptured Stones Of Wales Original Leather 1893 Hand Numbered In Slipcase

By: J.O.Westwood

Price: $195.00

Publisher: England, Redesmere Press: 1893

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 014958

Condition: Fine


England: Redesmere Press, 1893. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Original 1893 Fine Collectible Condition NOT a library copy. Green Moroccan leather with Boxed Slipcase Hardcover. Limited Edition. Hand numbered "10" Hand tooled Green Moroccan leather with raised bands and gold trim and spine titles. . 246pp. plus 101 Two tone full page colored plates of Inscribed and Ogham stones. Gray linen boards and hard slipcase. Fine condition. Pages clean. No markings. Inscribed Ogham and Latin Standing stones. Here with text and color illustration. The or... View more info

Celtic Art In Pagan and Christian Times

By: J.Romilly Allen

Price: $22.00

Publisher: England, Senate: 1997

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 010797

ISBN: 0486416089

Condition: Fine


England: Senate, 1997. Book. Fine. Trade Paper. 2nd Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Trade Paperback. Fine clean Condition Classic that covers the bronze age spiral and trumpets seen of weapons and jewelry to "Celtic knots" as seen on Welsh, Scottish, Manx and Irish Crosses. . View more info

Celtic Art In Pagan And Christian Times Original 1912 Hardcover

By: J.Romilly Allen

Price: $90.00

Publisher: England, Methuen: 1912

Edition: Second Revised Edition

Seller ID: 006822

Condition: Very Good+


England: Methuen, 1912. Book. Very Good+. Hardcover. Second Revised Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardcover Very Good+ Original Red 1912 Edition. NOT a library copy. Bright gilt cover design and lettering. Beautifully Gilt Decorative Cover Titles. Very good condition. Previous owners names on front end papers and preliminaries.Celtic knots. history and their technique. Celtic crosses, Irish jewelry, torcs, hanging bowls. Filled with detailed b/w and full page illus. Full page Celtic design.Very important classic on Celtic knives, bells, manuscript pages, The quality of the... View more info

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The Reliquary And Illustrated Archaeologist New Series Vol VIII Original 1902 Hardcover

By: J.Romilly Allen Editor Robert Burnard, F.M.C. Kermode, Arthur G. Langdon,

Price: $74.00

Publisher: London, Bemrose and Sons: 1902

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 009755

Condition: Very Good


Collectible Original 1902 Handsome First English Edition Hardcover white linen and brown leather title patches with slight rubbing. Marble end papers. London: Bemrose and Sons, A 288 pp.collection of illustrated archaeological studies. Very good tight internally very clean shape. Illustrated studies on "Some Early Christian Monuments Recently Discovered At Kirk Maughold" Isle of Man Illustrated with Runes and Ogam on one stone. "Queen Anne's Farthing" "Early Christian Inscribed Stones", "Penmanship in the age of Henry the VIII","Prehistoric Dartmoor" wi... View more info

Jewish Symbols In the Greco-Roman Period Hardcover

By: Jacob Neusner Edited Erwin R. Goodenough

Price: $35.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Princeton University Press: 1988

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016204

Condition: Fine


U.S.A.: Princeton University Press, 1988. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine Hardcover and Fine Dust Jacket. Collectible NOT Price Clipped NOT a library book. Clean like new. From the Kabbalah Mysticism to the Temple in Jerusalem to the Ark the painted walls in Dura Synagogue in Syria. Were they Essenes in exile, Jewish Christians? Jewish mystery Cult or perhaps just an aspect of Judaism few bothered to explore, Absolutely beautiful painting of Biblical figures like Moses and his mother....Not only do you have enhanced art missing in quality from the origi... View more info

Islands Of Storm Hardcover

By: James Charles Roy

Price: $26.22

Publisher: U.S.A, Dufour Editions,: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 009812

Condition: Fine


U.S.A: Dufour Editions,, 1991. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Hardcover Very Good Not Price Clipped Dust Jacket. First American Edition Clean fine condition Jacket some rubs but no chips. A history filled journey and look at the Celtic speaking monastic church and it's sacred sites in Ireland, Scotland and France islands, hermit's cells on islands. B/W Illus. Clean pages book and jacket very good. Academic notes large bibliography. The author's best work. Three Geese In Flight we wrap books first in brown paper to respect the book and you. Dust j... View more info

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The Sources For The Early History Of Ireland

By: James F. Kenny

Price: $149.00

Publisher: New York, Columbia University Press: 1929

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016781

Condition: Very Good+


Original Very Good+ 1929. First Edition Hardcover Book. Very Good+. New York: Columbia University Press,Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Original Clean Tight 1929 First Edition Hardcover.Gilt lettering on Spine. One of the most important and still unsurpassed useful source studies of early Irish Christianity and Celtic Saint source studies. Rare and particularly in clean Very Good clean shape. NOT a library copy. NO underlines. NO writing. Since 1977 Three Geese In Flight Celtic books wrap first in brown paper. First Edition. View more info

The Ruin of the Roman Empire: A New History

By: James J. O'Donnell

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York, Ecco: 2008

Seller ID: 016911

ISBN: 0060787376

Condition: Fine


Fine First Edition Hardcover Fine Dust Jacket Clean pages.U.S.A: Harper Collins, 2008. The history of the later Roman empire. Huns, Armenians, Avars, Celts, Roman Spain. 416 pp.The most recent data and theories told. Like new. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Evolution of the Ethiopian Jews: A History of the Beta Israel (Ethnohistory Series)

By: James Quirin

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Univ Of Pennsylvania Pr: 1992-07

Seller ID: 014377

ISBN: 0812231163

Condition: Fine


Fine. Hardcover Fine Dust Jacket University of Pennsylvania Press, 1992.First Thus. 8vo Clean 336 pp. Hardcover Clean NOT a library book. Academic discussion on the historical origins of the 'Black Jews' the Beta Israel called disrespectfully 'Falasha'. The early and medieval history is completely fascinating. Great condition. Since 1977 we wrap with care first in brown paper. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Glastonbury Traditions Concerning Joseph Of Arimathea Being A Translation From The Latin by H.Kendra Baker Of The Second Chapter Of Britannicarum Ecclesiarum Antiquitates Of James Ussher, Archbishop Of Armagh and Primate Of All Ireland Published At Dublin In 1639 With the Original Footnotes Original 1930 First Edition

By: James Ussher Edied H.Kendra Baker

Price: $110.00

Publisher: England, The Covenant Publishing: 1930

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 016704

Condition: Very Good+


England: The Covenant Publishing, 1930. Book. Very Good+. Soft cover. First Thus. Very Good+ Collectible Clean 1930 English Translation Edition Of the Latin 1639 Joseph Of Arimathea by Archbishop James Ussher of Armagh. Original brown stiff handsome pebbled card stock covers. Tight binding.43pp. Clean NO writing NOT a library copy. Very small printing by The Covenant Publishing. While late this Grail text is very important in telling the tale of Christian Grail in early Britain before there was a Roman church so it could not be told until a Protestant version would sanctify it..Since 1977 Thr... View more info

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L'Autre Monde Au Moyen Age Voyages Et Visions Le Navigation De Saint Brendan The Other World in the Middle Ages Voyages and Visions The Voyage of Saint Brendan 1940 First Paris Edition

By: Jean Marchand Traduit Par A.Jeanroy

Price: $44.00

Publisher: Paris, A.Jeanroy: 1940

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 017022

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Original 1940 First.Paris Edition: A. Jeanroy, 1940. Illus. by Decorative Medieval Color Cover. Paperback. 1st Edition. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. Original 1940 Collectible French Edition of Three Celtic Otherworld Texts Le Navigation De Saint Brendan The Other World in the Middle Ages Voyages and Visions The Voyage of Saint Brendan, Le Purgatoire De Saint Patrick, La Vision V' Alberic Color Painted Medieval Illuminated Cover Otherworld. Very Good clean condition. The painted cover of Hell's mouth in the form of a dragon is really wonderful. Clean text. NOT a library copy.... View more info

The Circle of Fire

By: Jenny Robertson

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, Ark Publishing: 1979

Seller ID: 010321

ISBN: 0854217878

Condition: Fine


Fine First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Price Clipped Dust Jacket England: Ark Publishing, 1979. Book. Illus. by Jan Skelsey. First English Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Perhaps the best silhouette art ever. Clean pages NOT a library book.Celtic Christian story set in Pictish Scotland. Captures the look the dress, even the long hair of the Scottish warrior men.The culture and the story itself and still brings it's happy message. Great shape too, Uncommon. Celtic Legends since 1977 Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Priestly Blessing in Inscription and Scripture: The Early History of Numbers 6:24-26 Hardcover

By: Jeremy D. Smoak

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press, England: 2016

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 017155

Condition: Fine


Oxford University Press: England, 2016. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine First Edition Hardcover and Fine Collectible Dust Jacket Hebrew Magic in the form of the Holy incantation and word that brought the Egyptian magicians down and wove amulets of protection. Serious academic study of the sacred and Holy. Like new. Since 1977 Three Geese In Flight Books wraps first in Brown paper to protect the dust jacket of your book. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Book of Conquests

By: Jim Fitzpatrick

Price: $69.00

Publisher: New York, E P Dutton: October 1978

Seller ID: 015643

ISBN: 0525475117

Condition: Fine


Fine First Edition First Printing Paper Tiger, 1978. Book. Full Color Illus. by Jim Fitzpatrick. Large Trade Paper.. 4to. Fine Large Trade Paperback This is the Irish Book of Conquests Illustrated Graphic Novel by Jim Fitzpatrick in full color Celtic knots stated "First Edition". Fine condition NOT a library book. This is the adaptation of the old Irish tale of the Celtic Gods and Goddess the Tuatha De Dannan winning of Ireland from Fir Bolg and Fomorian full Celtic animation style, Collectible First Edition. First Edition. View more info

Inis Beag Isle Of Ireland

By: John C. Messenger

Price: $24.00

Publisher: U.S.A, Holt,Rinehart And Wilson: 1969

Edition: First U.S Edition

Seller ID: 007246

Condition: Good


U.S.A: Holt,Rinehart And Wilson, 1969. Book. Good. Trade Paperback. First U.S Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Clean Trade Paperback.Good+ B/W Photos. NOT a library Book. This little book cuts to the chase of Irish folk belief. The qualities of a good 'storyteller' are here listed as are Irish folk and Fairy beliefs. Good a binding bit loose, but still good+ and clean no writing. Good working copy free of underlines of this classic on Irish anthropology with amazing b/w photos. Great thatched cottage on cover with a donkey carrying turf. That stuff burns with a fine smell I can ... View more info

The Celtic Church In Scotland Original 1894 Hardcover

By: John Dowden

Price: $155.00

Publisher: London, Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge: 1894

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 74

Condition: Very Good+


London: Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge, 1894.Hardcover Book. Frontis. Illus. by Illustrated by Maps, Plates. Very Good.338 pp. Hardcover. First English Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.. Very Good Original 1894 First Edition Collectible Hardcover Inside Clean. NOT a library copy Tight No Writing or Markings inside. History of the Celtic Church in Pict land and Dalriada 'Roman and Celtic Tonsure' 'Pictish Saints. Important study of the early Celtic Church in Scotland. Columba, Iona Nice drawings of Celtic jewelry, metal work Celtic illuminated, manuscript. Hard to ... View more info

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Insula Sanctorum Et Doctorum; Or Ireland's Ancient Schools And Scholars Original 1893 Hardcover

By: John Healy Rev.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Dublin, Sealy, bryers & Walker: 1893

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 016349

Condition: Good


Dublin: Sealy, bryers & Walker, 1893. Book. Good. Hardcover. 2nd Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Original 1893 Hardcover Second Revised Edition With Added Map. Slightly shaken. All around Good shape. NOT a library copy.Color Clan map or tuatha map.Comprehensive study of the curriculum in the pre-Christian and Celtic Christian monastic schools of early and medieval Ireland. St. Finnian, St. Ibar A treasure and a window closer in time to Saint Brendan and the Land of Saints and Scholars. Rare Not being a library book.. View more info